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Tim Melvin is a value investor, money manager and writer. He has spent the last 27 years as in the financial services and investment industry as a broker, advisor and portfolio manager. He has also written and lectured extensively on the markets with his work appearing on RealMoney.Com, DailySpecualtion.Com as well as several print publication including Active Trader and the Wall Street Digest. Mr. Melvin has also collaborated on several investment books published in the Wiley Little Book Series of Investment Books.
August 26, 2014 4:08 PM
The recent "Deal Driver" report from mergers and acquisitions intelligence firm Mergermarket outlines exactly what is going in the small, ...
August 20, 2014 2:46 PM
Time and time again, the academics and practitioners pretty much prove that value investing works better than just about any other approach to inves ...
August 11, 2014 5:22 PM
Most investors continue to ignore what is developing with the smaller regional and community banks. For some reason, they would prefer to continue ...
August 05, 2014 3:36 PM
One of the most dangerous endeavors that individual investors and “wannabe” traders can engage in is options trading. Stock and index ...
July 29, 2014 4:21 PM
It was Sir Isaac Newton who famously said, “If I have seen further than certain other men, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.&rdq ...
July 21, 2014 4:12 PM
Benjamin Graham has served as the inspiration and intellectual mentor for generations of value investors. Many successful careers have been launch ...
July 15, 2014 4:47 PM
Have you read the book There's Always Something to Do by Christopher Russo-Gill? If not, it should move right to the top of your sum ...
July 07, 2014 2:33 PM
Earnings season starts anew this week and soon we will be buried in quarterly reports on the operations and finances of publicly traded companies. ...
June 30, 2014 3:20 PM
Most individual investors pay very little attention to what's going on in the world of private equity. The shadowy world of private equity and ...
June 23, 2014 3:57 PM
Everybody knows that Benjamin Graham was the father of value investing. He was the first set down for the public the idea of buying stocks and bon ...
June 16, 2014 3:51 PM
Imagine that, back in January, you were given an ironclad forecast of how the world and economy would shape up in the first half of 2014. You woul ...
June 13, 2014 3:25 PM
Fishing for opportunities in battered sectors can be a frustrating experience. Just because a particular sector or industry has seen difficult tim ...
June 09, 2014 4:01 PM
Most investors avoid the idea of buying stocks below book value. Investors consider it to be an outdated, old-fashioned approach to picking stocks ...
June 06, 2014 12:58 PM
It comes as no secret to long term investors that the stock market is on the high side of fair value right now. The Schiller PE ratio is currently ...

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